Alicia Ciccone

Alicia Ciccone

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Nonpharmacologic Interventions for Alzheimer's Have Greater Impact on Outcomes Than Currently Available Medications

Nonpharmacologic Interventions for Alzheimer's Have Greater Impact on Outcomes Than Currently Available Medications

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Funding needs to be more widely available to help implement these effective nonpharmacologic interventions.

Memantine Plus Cholinesterase Inhibitors Improves Psychosis, Neurobehavioral Symptoms in Alzheimer Disease

Memantine Plus Cholinesterase Inhibitors Improves Psychosis, Neurobehavioral Symptoms in Alzheimer Disease

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Investigators pooled data from patients from 3 phase 3, 24-week, randomized, placebo-controlled trials of MEM in patients with Alzheimer disease receiving concurrent ChEIs.

Greater Occipital Nerve Block Effective for Acute Relief of Refractory Migraine

Greater Occipital Nerve Block Effective for Acute Relief of Refractory Migraine

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The treatment may be beneficial in patients whose acute migraine does not respond to standard treatment with intravenous metoclopramide.

Poll: Should Migraineurs Avoid Headache Triggers?

Poll: Should Migraineurs Avoid Headache Triggers?

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Dr Richard Lipton and Dr Paul Martin debated the pros and cons of trigger avoidance in patients with migraine headache at the 2018 American Headache Society Annual Scientific Meeting in San Francisco, California.

Posttraumatic Headaches More Severe, Frequent Than Nontraumatic Headaches

Posttraumatic Headaches More Severe, Frequent Than Nontraumatic Headaches

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The investigators assessed participants for photophobia, unilateral location, phonophobia, exacerbation, nausea, pulsatility, sensory aura, pain level and frequency, visual aura, and allodynia features.

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